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The Resource Addiction, Christine Watkins, book editor

Addiction, Christine Watkins, book editor

Label
Addiction
Title
Addiction
Statement of responsibility
Christine Watkins, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4998
LC item number
.A319 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watkins, Christine
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Substance abuse
  • Interpersonal relations
Label
Addiction, Christine Watkins, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. What are some causes and sources of addiction? Addiction stems from a genetic disorder / Nic Sheff -- Addiction stems from early environment / Gabor Mat<U+00d4>e -- Addiction is a choice, not a disease / Steven Slate -- Marijuana use is addictive / California Society of Addiction Medicine -- Harmful effects of marijuana use are exaggerated / Paul Armentano -- Online game playing can be addictive / Kimberly Young -- Online game playing is not addictive / Peter Gray -- ch. 2. How can addiction be prevented? Screening and early intervention help prevent teen substance use and addiction / The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA Columbia) -- Drug testing in ineffective in preventing teen substance abuse and addiction / Frank Butler -- Many school drug prevention programs are ineffective / Celine Provini -- Reality-based school programs help prevent teen drug use / Marsha Rosenbaum -- Drinking age of 21 doesn't work / John M. McCardell Jr. -- Lowering the legal drinking age will not encourage responsible drinking habits / Toben F. Nelson, Traci L. Toomey, John R. Finnegan Jr., Henry Wechsler, Robert Saltz, James Fell, Thomas Greenfield, Ann Mahoney, and Linda Bosma -- Marketing restrictions and tobacco tax increases will reduce tobacco addiction / Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, Counter Tobacco, and the American Heart Association -- ch. 3. How do addictions affect relationships? Addiction recovery can strengthen relationships / Alan Goodstat -- Pornography is addictive and damages relationships / Patrick A. Trueman -- The damaging effects of pornography have been exaggerated / Milton Diamond -- Living with someone who has an addiction / Lance Dodes -- Substance abuse can lead to family violence / Addiction Treatment Magazine -- ch. 4. How can addictions be treated? Twelve-step programs help heal the emotional pain of addiction / Tian Dayton -- Twelve-step programs do not heal addiction / Michael J. Formica -- Pharmaceuticals and vaccines may help treat addiction / Nora D. Volkow -- Cognitive behavior therapy helps in the treatment of addiction / Promises Treatment Centers -- Proper nutrition is vital in treating alcoholism and addiction / Cynthia Perkins
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780737769418
Lccn
2013036319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn857979322
  • (OCoLC)857979322
  • 1368068
Label
Addiction, Christine Watkins, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. What are some causes and sources of addiction? Addiction stems from a genetic disorder / Nic Sheff -- Addiction stems from early environment / Gabor Mat<U+00d4>e -- Addiction is a choice, not a disease / Steven Slate -- Marijuana use is addictive / California Society of Addiction Medicine -- Harmful effects of marijuana use are exaggerated / Paul Armentano -- Online game playing can be addictive / Kimberly Young -- Online game playing is not addictive / Peter Gray -- ch. 2. How can addiction be prevented? Screening and early intervention help prevent teen substance use and addiction / The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA Columbia) -- Drug testing in ineffective in preventing teen substance abuse and addiction / Frank Butler -- Many school drug prevention programs are ineffective / Celine Provini -- Reality-based school programs help prevent teen drug use / Marsha Rosenbaum -- Drinking age of 21 doesn't work / John M. McCardell Jr. -- Lowering the legal drinking age will not encourage responsible drinking habits / Toben F. Nelson, Traci L. Toomey, John R. Finnegan Jr., Henry Wechsler, Robert Saltz, James Fell, Thomas Greenfield, Ann Mahoney, and Linda Bosma -- Marketing restrictions and tobacco tax increases will reduce tobacco addiction / Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, Counter Tobacco, and the American Heart Association -- ch. 3. How do addictions affect relationships? Addiction recovery can strengthen relationships / Alan Goodstat -- Pornography is addictive and damages relationships / Patrick A. Trueman -- The damaging effects of pornography have been exaggerated / Milton Diamond -- Living with someone who has an addiction / Lance Dodes -- Substance abuse can lead to family violence / Addiction Treatment Magazine -- ch. 4. How can addictions be treated? Twelve-step programs help heal the emotional pain of addiction / Tian Dayton -- Twelve-step programs do not heal addiction / Michael J. Formica -- Pharmaceuticals and vaccines may help treat addiction / Nora D. Volkow -- Cognitive behavior therapy helps in the treatment of addiction / Promises Treatment Centers -- Proper nutrition is vital in treating alcoholism and addiction / Cynthia Perkins
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780737769418
Lccn
2013036319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn857979322
  • (OCoLC)857979322
  • 1368068

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